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Living with the Mafia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,610. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The true story of an ordinary working-class Englishman that gave up life in the UK and moved to the sun-drenched Mediterranean island of Sicily - land of the Mafia. The story is packed with hints, tips and experiences both bitter and sweet, making it essential reading for anyone even vaguely considering living abroad. Light-hearted, humorous and at times perhaps irreverent also.
The Manson Family “Then and Now”
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,660. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Charles Manson and other members of his so-called family were convicted of killing actress Sharon Tate and six other people during a bloody rampage in the Los Angeles area during two August nights in 1969. Since that night “Charles Manson” has become a household name. Over 40 years later we will revisit the gruesome crime scene and the carnage of that deadly night.
The Wicked Lady
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: British English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The Wicked Lady is a 350 year old legend of a lady highwayman. Her name was Katherine Ferrers who lived at Markyate Cell, Hertfordshire. One night she was shot and mortally wounded, rode back to Markyate where she died and was buried in Ware, Herts. Her ghost is said to haunt the area still. The legend is retold along with the life of the Katherine Ferrers and the truth revealed.
French Connection Blues
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,140. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In the early 70s, a young cop discovered how narcotics detectives were stealing confiscated drugs and reselling them to the dealers, so got involved in a secret investigation that put not only his life but the lives of his family and friends...and even his sanity...in jeopardy. This is his story.
The Crime of the Century
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,830. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The residents of Rolling Hills, a hamlet in southeastern Ohio, were horrified when the dismembered bodies of two missing teens were pulled from the local river. Multiply suspects surfaced, but only one was railroaded, Richard Allan Lloyd, a known nudist and hothead. What began as an evening stroll turned into what found only in horror films, and dubbed 'the crime of the century'.
Walls Go Up, Walls Come Down
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Price: $1.91 USD. Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Part of my life in the 80's, where I lost my way, then found myself again after isolation, drugs, prison, contractual work for the NSA, then my path back to myself
Dysfunctional: The Rick Langlais Story
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Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 85,010. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013 by Richard Langlais. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Rick emerged from a childhood of horrific abuse to become a powerful street fighter, drug dealer and enforcer, only to spiral into the depths of addiction and despair. At his lowest point Rick gave his life to Jesus. This was the beginning of the hardest battle of his life as he fought to overcome the addictions and demons of his past and learned to fit into a world that he knew nothing about.
Meth Uncensored
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,590. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
From the anal beads in Mexico to the daily life of an incarcerated meth cook. These are the stories and random thoughts of a long-time meth head and cook. You will be left shaking your head and wondering why these people put themselves in these situations and do these things to themselves and to each other ON PURPOSE!
Bio of Dominic Noonan: The Gay Gangster Who Ruled the UK
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: American English. Published: November 5, 2013 by Kiesha Joseph. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Dominic Noonan led a very controversial life. Coupled with his dark past, you can say that Dominic led a disturbing life altogether. Throughout his most active years as a mobster in the 1980s and the 1990s, Dominic proved to be a loyal and valuable member of the notorious UK Noonan Crime Family.
Lil' Poe: Drug Kingpin
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,330. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
In the 1980’s, crack cocaine hit the streets of Columbus, Ohio. Based on fact, not fiction, Poe tells the story about a part of Columbus, Ohio’s near East Side history, and how lives were changed by the ensuing drug epidemic.
The Case of Jeffrey Dahmer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The case of Jeffrey Dahmer discusses the life of Jeffrey Dahmer from his disturbing acts as a child to his murderous rampage and up to his death while a prison inmate. In all Jeffrey Dahmer would commit 17 murders and be convicted on 15 of these counts. It may be the lack of treatment for Jeffrey Dahmer’s paraphilias would contribute to his disturbing and violent personality.
Lifer. 45 Years in Her Majesty's Prisons
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 166,070. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The story of a man who was convicted of murder in England in 1968. He was the first person to be convicted on forensic evidence alone. However he always maintained his innocence. When, in 1991 the Parole Board recommended release, the Home Secretary overturned that decision, leading him to choose to fail to return from a Home leave. After 3 years at large he was rearrested and is still in prison.
Jack the Ripper: The 1888 London East End Serial Killer
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 20,200. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The Ripper’s murderous serial killings must certainly go down in the history books as one of the great unsolved mysteries of all time. Therefore, anyone that thinks he can do better than the police of the time or the numerous writers after, read on and put your ability to the test and see if you can close the book on the infamous Whitechapel murders to your satisfaction.
Buried But Not Yet Dead: The Vampire Myth
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 20,200. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
It is largely from Romania that vampirism as we know it originates. Long standing folklore fueled largely by superstition therefore created the first vampire beliefs. The 2nd development in vampirism was through the efforts of the Roman Catholic Church. Then came the literary vampire where the focus became not to frighten people to death but to entertain them.
When the Outfit Ran Chicago, Vol III: The Frank Nitti Era
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 23,960. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Nitti was primarily a businessman and began to restructure the Outfit along the lines of a business. He moved the Outfit out of prostitution and deeper into union racketeering, gambling, and Hollywood movie studio extortions. When the lid blew off the Hollywood extortion racket, Nitti was ordered to take the 'rap' for everyone and instead chose to commit suicide.
When the Outfit Ran Chicago, Vol II: The Al Capone Era
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 126,280. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Al Capone’s function was to clear the decks and establish supremacy of the Chicago Outfit over the independent gangs in Chicago. He did that in such a spectacular and violent manner that he came to personify what people wanted to believe the quintessential gangster boss to be. His sole claim to fame will be his notoriety as the murderous gangster who ran Chicago during the “Roaring 20s.”
When the Outfit Ran Chicago, Vol I:The "Big Jim" Colosimo Era
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 28,960. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Jim Colosimo began the 1890s as a newsboy, bootblack, and a thief. After becoming a skilled pickpocket at 18, Colosimo acquired a “stable” of girls and became a pimp and before long owned a string of 100 bordellos, gambling joints, and opium dens. He was now king of the Levee pimps and led them in their war against the Chicago's Morals' Squad. Here is his story.
BRANCATO “Mafia Street Boss”
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,850. Language: American English. Published: July 31, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The story of Frank Brancato. For the better part of half a century, Frank Brancato was one of the most feared men in Ohio. The Sicilian immigrant claimed to be a humble tire salesman, but in reality he was the right-hand man of Cleveland Mafia Boss John Scalish. Brancato—Mafia Street Boss gives an insider look at the rise of the Sicilian Mafia in Ohio in its heyday, from the 1920s to the 1970s.
Killers of the Lonely Hearts: The Tale of Serial Killers Raymond Fernandez & Martha Beck (A True Crime Short)
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Series: R. Barri Flowers Murder Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Killers of the Lonely Hearts by the bestselling author of The Sex Slave Murders and The Sex Slave Murders 2, R. Barri Flowers, is a true crime short about serial killers Raymond Fernandez & Martha Beck, who preyed on lonely women through personal ads, stealing from them and then murdering the women before the ultimate justice was served on the killer lovers.
Dead at the Saddleworth Moor: The Crimes of Serial Killers Ian Brady & Myra Hindley (A True Crime Short)
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Series: R. Barri Flowers Murder Chronicles. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,070. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Dead at the Saddleworth Moor by the bestselling author of The Sex Slave Murders 2, R. Barri Flowers, is a heart-pounding true crime short about British serial killers Ian Brady and Myra Hindley, whose dark sexual fantasies resulted in the brutal murders of five children in the 1960s.